How to Find Us
Menai Bridge, Anglesey has superb road and rail links. The event village is easy to find, use the postcode: LL59 5EF
Easily accessible from many of the main motorways, the race is located just off junction 8a on the A55 Expressway, and can be reached within a couple of hours if you’re travelling from the North West. There will be plenty of race day parking available at the nearby David Hughes School and Bangor City Football Club.
The nearest train station can be found in Bangor and is just 1.7 miles away from the start line. London Euston, Birmingham International and Manchester Piccadilly are all served by excellent links to Bangor.
Train Links (all times are approx. and from National Rail)
London Euston - Bangor: 3hr 15
Birmingham New Street - Bangor: 3hr 00
Manchester Piccadily - Bangor: 3 hr 10
Chester - Bangor: 1hr 30
All car parks are Pay and Display so please bring sufficient change. To avoid disruption please aim to car share, arrive early and park sensibly within the car parks. Some car parks are a short walk to the start line.
Important Travel Information:
The road between Menai Bridge and Beaumaris (A545) will be closed to traffic from 08.30am and re-opens at 12.30. For this reason there will be a strict cut off at 11.15am at Gallows Point in Beaumaris (approx. 10 miles).
The Menai Bridge itself will also be closed between 8.30am and 10.00am so you will need to use the Britannia Bridge. There will be a well signposted diversion for those not familiar to the area.
In summary, the road closures are:
- Menai Suspension Bridge – closed between the hours of 08:00 and 10.30.
- The Bridge Inn/Anglesey Arms to the Telford Centre/Church of Mary’s layby – Closed intermittently between the hours of 08:50 – 09:45
- The main road from Uxbridge Square, Menai Bridge to the Texaco Service Station, Beaumaris - closed between the hours of 08:30 and 12.30.
- Two thirds of Menai Bridge Fair car park cordoned off – other third will be available to local residents
Access will still be available for emergency vehicles. Access to Gallows Point will be maintained via the diversion.
Where to Stay
Our official hotel partner for the 2019 Jones Crisps Anglesey Half Marathon & 10k is Chataeu Rhianfa. To find out more, click here>>>
This stunning Welsh Fairytale hotel is situated on the Menai Straits and offers stunning views of Snowdonia National Park. An award winning venue in the heart of North Wales, Château Rhianfa isn’t your average country house hotel.
***Jones Crisps Anglesey Half Marathon & 10k participants can take advantage of special event rates. 20% off dinner, bed and breakfast bookings, and 15% off bed and breakfast bookings***
Call 01248 880090 or email firstname.lastname@example.org*Discount will be calculated from the best available rate at the time of booking. Proof of entry into the 2019 Jones Crisps Anglesey Half Marathon & 10k will be required or the rate will defer back to the best available rate at the time of booking.
The Bulkeley Hotel, Beaumaris is situated on the Half Marathon route through Beaumaris and perfectly placed for partipants and spectators alike To find out more, click here>>>
On the mainland (and just a short drive away) our recommended hotel would be the Celtic Royal in the royal town of Caernarfon, with a gym and pool it's a great place to relax after your race!
For Anglesey there are lots of options at the Visit Anglesey website